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Father Patrick Killilea, SS.CC.

Community

Community is so important in the lives of all people but especially in the lives of Christians. We were made in the image of...

Chattanooga Choo Choo

“When you hear the whistle blowing eight to the bar, Then you know that Tennessee is not very far. Shovel all the coal in, gotta keep...

Pitching our tents

You may have heard the one about the detective who, on being interviewed by a friend, was asked why he stayed in a tent....

Green side of the grass

“You can’t be in a hurry, your pace is like a snail.The highlight of your morning is when you check your mail. But at least...

Going to the Chapel of Love

 “Goin’ to the chapel and we’re gonna get marriedGoin’ to the chapel and we’re gonna get marriedGee I really love youAnd we’re gonna get...

The Road Less Traveled

The house is no longer there, the cottage where my grandparents, Kate and Pat Fallon raised five children, the oldest being my mother, Mary....

The Last Farewell

"There’s a ship lies rigged and ready in the harbor, tomorrow for old England she sails; “Far away from your land of sunshine to...

Wind in the willows

Some people awake to the sound of an alarm, some to the call of one or more roosters and some have a natural awakening....

Ghostbusters Of Kalaupapa

I was here in my easy chair, where I tend to think better, when they burst onto the scene. Some were carrying white buckets while others were...

How to tell a conference

I played around the monitor screen with my mouse and fiddled and diddled until I heard a voice, a familiar voice, the voice of Bishop Larry. Then the video screen began...

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